Sports in Surat
Sport Academies in Surat for various SportsSports clubs provide facilities for indoor and outdoor sports in Surat. You can find cricket fields, football fields, baseball fields, tennis courts, basketball courts in Surat. There is a famous Lala Bhai Contractor Stadium in Surat. It is located behind Big Bazar, at Dumas road. Ranji trophy matches are played in this stadium. Surat is lagging behind in one International cricket stadium. The Surat Municipal Corporation is planning to build a stadium in the western area of Surat and it will have a seating capacity of one lakh people. A new stadium named as C.B. Patel was inaugurated By CM Narendra Modi at Veer Narmad South Gujarat University.
Coaching Classes for Various Sports in SuratYou can several coaching classes spread over the Delhi gate and Dumas Road area where aspiring cricketers are honing their cricketing skills. You can find several summer coaching camps are organized by schools and corporate. These summer camps are attended by children between 8 and 16 years of age. Every year St. Xavier’s School conducts free coaching classes for poor children. There is a famous cricket academy named after former Indian captain Chandu Borde.Professional coaches are engaged in coaching future cricketers. These young guns are mentored by Mr.Chandu Borde himself. Ketan Patel Cricket Academy is a also very famous cricket learning center in Surat.
Lawn Tennis: The sport is widely played in Surat. The Surat Tennis Club is one of the oldest Tennis Club is Surat. It started in 1927 and since then it has been involved in training tennis stars. Tennis court in Lalbhai Stadium hosts major tournaments in Surat. You can find many tennis courts and Tennis coaches in Surat.
Football: Football is another popular sport in Surat. Numerous coaching classes are being run for promoting the sport. Football is gradually gaining popularity in Surat. Recently Surat Football team defeated Vadodra by 1-0 to clinch the under 21 inter-district football championship at Botawala Sports Complex Surat.
Golf: Golf is a game of affluent class people. The diamond businessmen need rich sport like Golf. Surat is readying itself to build a Golf Course at Surat-Dandi Road at an estimated cost of 550 crores.18 Hole Golf course has been already planned which will be spread over 300 acres. The estimated cost of the Golf course will be 550 crores (excluding land cost). Total land cost for 300 acres will be 150 crores. The Golf course is being designed by David Hemstock, a British architect who has the experience of designing Ambey Valley Golf Course in Mumbai suburban and Palace Gardens Golf Course in Suburban Chennai. He is also supervising the renovation work of the Chandigarh Golf Course. This project will consist of a five star hotel, twin tower office building, hospital, college of hospitality, water sports along with golf course.Surat is the second largest city in Gujarat and a business hub. It is the biggest diamond industry and textile center in India. An apparel and jewelry park is being developed in Surat. The elite class of Surat city is desperately waiting for the golf course to come up. There are many recreational water projects as well, in Surat for its public.